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Syllabification: sem·i·sweet
Pronunciation: /ˌsemēˈswēt, ˌsemˌī-/

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Definition of semisweet in English:


1(Of food) slightly sweetened, but less so than normal: semisweet chocolates
1.1(Of wine) neither dry nor sweet; slightly sweeter than medium dry.

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